Little Rock Trojans men's basketball

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Little Rock Trojans
2016–17 Little Rock Trojans men's basketball team
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University University of Arkansas–Little Rock
Head coach Wes Flanigan (2nd season)
Conference Sun Belt
Location Little Rock, Arkansas
Arena Jack Stephens Center
(Capacity: 5,600)
Nickname Trojans
Student section Maroon Mob
Colors Maroon, White, and Silver[1]
              
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away


NCAA Tournament Round of 32
1986, 2016
NCAA Tournament appearances
1986, 1989, 1990, 2011, 2016
Conference tournament champions
TAAC: 1986, 1989, 1990
Sun Belt: 2011, 2016
Conference regular season champions
1982, 1983, 1986, 1987, 1988, 2016
Conference division season champions
2004, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2012

The Little Rock Trojans men's basketball team, formerly branded as Arkansas–Little Rock Trojans represents the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States. The school's team currently competes in the Sun Belt Conference. They are currently led by head coach Wes Flanigan and play their home games at the Jack Stephens Center.

Rebranding[edit]

On July 1, 2015, the Trojans officially announced they would no longer be branded as "Arkansas-Little Rock" or "UALR," but will be the Little Rock Trojans effective immediately.[2]

Staff[edit]

The following are the staff members of the Little Rock Trojans men's basketball team:

Name Position
Wes Flanigan Head Coach
TBA Associate Head Coach
Brian Burg Assistant Coach
Mark Adams Assistant Coach
Ted Crass Director of Player Development
Max Lefevre Director of Basketball Operations
Jon Trilli Video Coordinator
Mike Garrity Producer
Joshua Carroll Public Address Announcer

Conference affiliations[edit]

Postseason results[edit]

NCAA Tournament results[edit]

The Trojans have appeared in the NCAA Tournament five times. Their combined record is 2–5.

Year Round Opponent Result
1986 First Round
Second Round
Notre Dame
NC State
W 90–83
L 66–80OT
1989 First Round Louisville L 71–76
1990 First Round UNLV L 72–102
2011 First Four UNC Asheville L 77–81OT
2016 First Round
Second Round
Purdue
Iowa State
W 85–832OT
L 61–78

NIT results[edit]

The Trojans have appeared in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) three times. Their combined record is 3–4.

Year Round Opponent Result
1987 First Round
Second Round
Quarterfinals
Semifinals
3rd Place Game
Baylor
Stephen F. Austin
California
La Salle
Nebraska
W 42–41
W 54–48
W 80–73
L 73–92
L 67–76
1988 First Round Louisiana Tech L 56–66
1996 First Round Vanderbilt L 80–86

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Font/Colors – UALR". Retrieved March 27, 2016. 
  2. ^ ""Little Rock Trojans" New Team Name for UALR". University of Arkansas at Little Rock. July 1, 2015. Retrieved July 1, 2015. 

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